Pro-abortion Schakowsky to lead Dems on panel investigating Planned Parenthood
A member of Illinois Democrat delegation has been appointed to act as ranking member of a congressional committee to investigate Planned Parenthood. Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) is leading the Democrats' effort.
Despite receiving over $11,000 in campaign contributions from the group she's investigating, Schakowsky has not publicly declared a conflict of interest.
The House panel is investigating allegations that Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, is selling the body parts of aborted babies to researchers for profit. The allegations were raised by a series of undercover videos released by the Center for Medical Progress.